The College of Kentucky is more and more the primary selection for college kids, college and employees to pursue their passions and their skilled objectives. Within the final two years, Forbes has named UK among the many finest employers for variety, and INSIGHT into Variety acknowledged us as a Variety Champion 4 years operating. UK is ranked among the many prime 30 campuses within the nation for LGBTQ* inclusion and security. UK has been judged a “Nice Faculty to Work for” three years in a row, and UK is amongst solely 22 universities within the nation on Forbes’ checklist of “America’s Finest Employers.” We’re ranked among the many prime 10 p.c of public establishments for analysis expenditures — a tangible image of our breadth and depth as a college targeted on discovery that adjustments lives and communities. And our sufferers know and respect the truth that UK HealthCare has been named the state’s prime hospital for 5 straight years. Accolades and honors are nice. However they’re extra essential for what they symbolize: the concept that making a neighborhood of belonging and dedication to excellence is how we honor our mission to be not merely the College of Kentucky, however the College for Kentucky.